May 29, 2016
Pyramedia CEO and esteemed media personality Nashwa Al Ruwaini shared her life and business experience at the Women in Industry Forum held at the St. Regis Corniche, Abu Dhabi on May 23rd 2016. Discussions at the Forum focused on ways to achieve better gender parity in the GCC’s workforce as well as highlighting success stories of the women on stage. The Forum was attended by the"...Continue Reading >
May 26, 2016
Nordson EFD, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN), the world’s leading precision fluid dispensing systems manufacturer, announces the release of its Engineered Fluid Dispensing Product Catalog Seventh Edition. New this year is a focus on the innovative dispensing technologies"......Continue Reading >
May 25, 2016
ARPT reveals Algérie Télécom was top bidder in licensing process, followed by its two main rivals.
Algeria's telecoms regulator on Monday named the country's three main mobile operators as the provisional winners of its three available 4G licences.
The Authorité de Régulation de la Poste et des Télécommunications (ARPT)"...Continue Reading >
May 24, 2016
ALGIERS- The Authority of the Regulation of Post and Telecommunications (ARPT) on Monday has granted provisional licences of 4 generation technology to the three mobile telephony operators in Algeria.
These are the provisional licences for the establishment and the exploitation of public networks of 4G telecommunications by Algerie Telecom Mobile (ATM, Mobilis), Optimum Telecom Algérie (OTA, Djezzy) and Watania Telecom Algerie (WTA, Ooredoo)."... Continue Reading >
May 20, 2016
TCL Multimedia Technology Holdings Limited (“TCL Multimedia”, HKSE stock code: 01070) announced the signing of an MOU with its strategic partner ELARABY Group (“ELARABY”), the largest home appliance enterprise in Egypt. The signing ceremony was attended by Minister of Communications and Information Technology in Egypt Eng. Yasser El-Kady, Chief Marketing Officer of ELARABY Mr. Mohyielden Elaraby and General Manager of TCL Strategic Customer Business Center Mr. Liang Tiemin.
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May 19, 2016
O3b Networks, in partnership with Presta Bist, has proven today via live demonstration that its satellite enabled services deliver crystal clear voice, live HD video and high speed downloads. The live Demo Day event held in the Republic of Chad tested link speed, video streaming, file download, interactive maps, file upload and web page loading. The outcome was that O3b services performed at 5X the speed and clarity of a traditional geostationary satellite service and comparable to a fiber connection.
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May 19, 2016
SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) and SOLARKIOSK AG, the energy and business gateway to Base-of-the-Pyramid (BoP) communities worldwide, announced today that they are pioneering the first-of-its-kind "Connected Solar School" to deliver electricity, educational tools, and broadband internet connectivity to an education centre run by UNICEF and Relief International within the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan.
The"...Continue Reading >
May 17, 2016
The GSMA today published a new report examining the structure, economic drivers and financial performance of the global internet economy and its respective segments. “The Internet Value Chain,” developed by A.T. Kearney for the GSMA, assesses how the internet ecosystem has developed, the impact on mobile network operators and how market positions of major players have shifted. The research provides a factual baseline that operators, policymakers and stakeholders can use to assess the opportunities, competitive"...Continue Reading >
May 16, 2016
Mats Granryd, Director General of the GSMA, will be joined by a panel of esteemed speakers for an exploration of issues surrounding the mobile phone gender gap at the Women Deliver 2016 conference this week in Copenhagen. In addition to Mr. Granryd, the session, “Accelerating Digital and Financial Inclusion for Women” taking place on Wednesday, 18 May, 15:00-16:00, features the following speakers:
May 15, 2016
Global Telecom Holding expects to obtain 4G licences in Algeria before the end of the second quarter (Q2) of 2016, with the 4G network commercial operation forecast for Q3, according to the company’s investment report on the business results of the first quarter.
Algeria launched the 4G tender in April.
Global Telecom recorded net profits of $87.5m during Q1 of 2016, compared to net losses of $54.7m during the same period of 2015. This occurred"...Continue Reading >
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